Design Science and Innovation

Design Thinking in Higher Education

Interdisciplinary Encounters

Editors: Melles, Gavin Brett (Ed.)

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  • Highlights the challenges of design thinking in higher education
  • Includes case studies from Australia, the UK and USA
  • Appeals to scholars, practitioners and students in many fields currently exploring the value and challenges of design thinking
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This book addresses the contributions of design thinking to higher education and explores the benefits and challenges of design thinking discourses and practices in interdisciplinary contexts. With a particular focus on Australia, the USA and UK, the book examines the value and drawbacks of employing design thinking in different disciplines and contexts, and also considers its future.

About the authors

Dr Gavin Melles is an Associate Professor of Sustainability and Social Innovation at Swinburne University’s Design School. He is a research affiliate at the Centre for Design Innovations, the Manufacturing Futures Research Institute, and the Collaborative Research Centre for Low Carbon Living. His research and teaching interests include design education, sustainability, social innovation and related issues. He has held numerous international fellowships, most recently at Edinburgh University.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Design Thinking in Higher Education
Book Subtitle
Interdisciplinary Encounters
Editors
  • Gavin Brett Melles
Series Title
Design Science and Innovation
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-15-5780-4
DOI
10.1007/978-981-15-5780-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-15-5779-8
Softcover ISBN
978-981-15-5782-8
Series ISSN
2509-5986
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
V, 246
Number of Illustrations
8 b/w illustrations
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